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There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Kyiv Zhuliany  •  2h 58m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) FRA - IEV

$124 - $332

Cheapest option

Bus Benz Express  •  35h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heilbronn, Heilbronn central station 310 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heilbronn to Kiev Heilbronn

$83 - $86

5 alternative options

Fly to Boryspil  •  3h 27m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Boryspil (KBP) FRA - KBP

$87 - $226

Train  •  31h 12m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Wien

$197 - $293

Bus  •  31h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Kiev, Kiev N3202

$111 - $196

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  32h 7m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Wien

$201 - $306

Drive  •  18h 28m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev 1152.3 miles

$240 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev is to bus which costs 71€ - 75€ and takes 35h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev is to fly which costs 100€ - 290€ and takes 2h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Kiev via Heilbronn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station via Wien Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 12m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Kiev is 1556 km. The road distance is 1843.7 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev without a car is to train which takes 31h 12m and costs 170€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev is to fly which takes 2h 58m and costs 100€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 260€ and takes 31h 12m, you could also bus, which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 31h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev.
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  • Distance: 972.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 58m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Kiev, Ukraine?

Wizz Air, LOT and Lufthansa fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev via Wien Hbf and Wien Hauptbahnhof in around 31h 12m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kyiv Zhuliany via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
23h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Kiev, Kiev
Ave. Duration
30h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heilbronn, Heilbronn central station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Benz Express
Phone
+38 044 360 3405
Email
mail@busreisen.com.ua
Website
busreisen.com.ua
Bus from Heilbronn to Kiev
Ave. Duration
32h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
busreisen.com.ua

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev bus services, operated by Benz Express, arrive at Kiev station.

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Kiev is 1h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 6:54 AM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 7:54 AM in Kiev.

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev is 1844 km. It takes approximately 18h 28m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev.

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Wizz Air, Lufthansa and LOT offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport.

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There are 2694+ hotels available in Kiev. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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